flag of Burkina Faso
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Country name: Burkina Faso

Type of Government: Presidential Republic

Neighbouring countries: Senegal Liberia Ivory Coast Ghana Nigeria Togo Guinea-Bissau Mauritania Benin Sierra Leone Gambia Guinea Niger Mali Saint Helena Cape Verde

Continent/Sub-continent: Africa Western Africa

Neighbourhood Continents: Oceania Americas Asia Europe

Adjacent Sub-continents: Eastern Africa Northern Africa Middle Africa Southern Africa

Country information for Burkina Faso with demographics details, continent, sub-continent, currency, flag, capital, and languages.

Specifications

Area 274,200 (274K) Sq.Kms.
170,380 (170K) Sq.Miles
Birth Rate 42.00/1,000 Population
Death Rate 11.7/1,000 Population
Life Expectancy 55.10 Years
Population 16,241,811 (16.2M)
Capital Ouagadougou
CoastLine 0 (0) Kms.
ISO Code BF
ISO (num) Code 854
ISO Code BFA
FIPS Code UV
Dialing Prefix +226
Goverment Form Presidential republic
Admin Divions
1st: Regions
2nd: Provinces

Languages

1 Indo-European - French